Washington vs New York Wrap - Washington Wins 4-1
|Washington vs New York Wrap - Washington Wins 4-1|
The Capitals beat New York 4-1 on Sunday, earning a victory backstopped by Philipp Grubauer's 30 saves.
The Capitals were a +155 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Washington got goals from Jason Chimera, Mikhail Grabovski, Steve Oleksy, and Nate Schmidt in the victory. Chimera opened the scoring at 2:28 of the second period.
Philipp Grubauer stopped 30 of 31 New York shots in the victory.
Benoit Pouliot scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Philipp Grubauer.
New York got a 32-stop effort from Henrik Lundqvist in the loss.
On the power play, Washington went 0-for-2, while the Rangers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Washington by a margin of 36-31.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Nashville.